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Cedar Rapids man sentenced to federal prison for child porn

Craig Watters, sentenced to 262 months in federal prison after admitting to distributing child porn. (Linn County Jail)

A Cedar Rapids man will spend more than 20 years in federal prison after once again being found guilty of tdistributing child pornography.

31-year-old Craig Watters was sentenced to 262 months in federal prison, which is more than 21 years in prison.

Watters admitted at a plea hearing he knowingly transmitted child pornography in 2014. He also admitted that he was convicted of receiving child pornography in 2009. Watters must make $6,500 in restitution to two victims depicted in videos he received or distributed as part of his sentence. Watters must also serve a life term of supervised release, and he must comply with all sex offender registration and public notification requirements.



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